Barr Beacon to reopen 4th January 2021

Following the recent national lockdown and Tier system, Barr Beacon Swimming pool will now be re opening on 4th January 2021.

Our sessions will continue in accordance with local restrictions and Barr Beacon’s availability.

Thank you for your patience and support throughout 2020, and look forward to getting back to normal in 2021.

We would like to wish you a Happy Christmas and New Year from all the coaching and support staff of Broadway Swimming Club, and look forward to seeing you all in the new year.


As you will have seen, from Thursday 4th November 2020 there will be a second national lockdown. Unfortunately, the lockdown rules mean we are unable to continue swimming sessions at Barr Beacon.

The last swimming session will be Wednesday 4th November 2020.

We will look to restart sessions as soon as we are able and will continue doing all we can to stay COVID-safe.

As soon as we are able to confirm the restart date we will let you know.

Thank you for your continued support

Barr Beacon Swimming Pool to re open

We are pleased to announce from Monday 14th September we will returning to training at Barr Beacon Leisure Centre Swimming Pool.

Initially this will be for Length swimmers only, and will be reviewed as more information becomes available.

Please could you confirm whether or not you wish your child to return to training from 14th September and your preferred day to train, between Monday and Friday.

Thank you and stay safe


Following the Government’s announcement on Thursday 9th July and the news that Swimming pools can re-open from 25th July 2020, we want to give you an update on the steps we need to take to everyone COVID Safe.

We are now in contact with our training sites to discuss how we move forward and confirm when the venues are likely to re-open. We will work within the guidelines set out by Swim England.

The safety of your children and our coaching staff will remain paramount.

We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding during these very strange times.

Continue to stay safe and we will provide updates as soon as they become available.


Update Tuesday 17/03/2020

As a result of the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) both the University and Barr Beacon pools have been closed until further notice.

Please continue to keep an eye on our text messages as this could change.

Please see the latest information from Swim England

We will follow the advice from Swim England / Public Health England and also the local swimming pools we use.

Updates will be via text so please make sure we have your upto date mobile number.

We understand that these are testing times for all of us and there will be no doubt financial implications for many. So if you wish to cancel your Standing Order instruction until we are up and running again please do so.

Please stay safe and take care.

All at Broadway Swimming Club